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SW football awards banquet set

March 24, 2015

The Sweetwater High School 2014-15 Football Awards Banquet will be held Monday, March 30 at the Center at Texas State Technical College.

Read more in Tuesday's edition, either in print or by subscribing to our e-edition.

College Basketball March Madness Recap and Predictions

March 23, 2015

Big Dance Round Up and Look Ahead

Last week we gave you a preview of the tournament and some predictions of teams that we felt could make a run to the Final 4. Well, those predictions were way off and the bracket this writer submitted to his friends and a couple websites sits in about 10 millionth place. All the wise guys were talking about Iowa State and Virginia. Those teams won a combined 1 game. Now we are going to go region by region to see what happened and what we can look forward to seeing next weekend.

Midwest Region

Mustangs start district Tuesday

March 23, 2015

The Sweetwater High School baseball team will begin District 2-4A action at 7 p.m. Tuesday when it entertains Levelland. Kneeling from left are Hardy Escobar, Max Gomez, Jordan McGee, Chris Figueroa, Isaiah McGee; standing, Michael Lawrence, Scott Warner, Tyler Beasley, Hayden Reeves, Ty Crain and J.P. Poe. Not pictured are Branson Guelker, Kaegan Jeffrey and Hunter Mobley. Roland Herrera is the team’s head coach.

Roscoe elementary basketball tournament scheduled for April 18

March 23, 2015

Roscoe Collegiate has scheduled an elementary basketball tournament for boys and girls in grades K-6 for Saturday, April 18.

Get all the details in Monday's e-edition (subscription required) or in print.

Weekly sports calendar

March 23, 2015

Sweetwater JV White hosts Abilene Cooper sophomores, 6 p.m.
Blackwell varsity boys and girls at district tourna-ment in Big Spring.
Sweetwater JV Red will host Levelland (district opener), 4 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity will host Levelland (district opener), 7 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity and JV girls will be playing the first leg of district tournament at Snyder.
Sweetwater varsity will host Levelland, 5 p.m.
Sweetwater JV will host Levelland, 7 p.m.

SW loses field, game to Snyder

March 23, 2015

SNYDER — Rather than hosting its district opener at Jerry Collins Complex, the Sweetwater softball team changed plans Friday because its field was too wet and went to Snyder instead because its playing surface was in better condition.

Find our more in our weekend edition, in print or e-edition (subscription only).

Lady Mustang co-ed volleyball tourney set

March 23, 2015

Sweetwater is planning to hold a first-ever Lady Mustang Co-ed Volleyball Tournament on Friday and Saturday, April 17-18, at both Sweetwater High School gyms. The cost will be $60 per team. The teams will consist of four to six players, with at least two of them playing at all times and a maximum of eight players. All players must be on the roster to be eligible.

Learn more in our weekend edition, by subscribing to our e-edition or in print.

Roscoe’s Solis wins 400 dash in JV boys division at Hamlin track meet

March 23, 2015

Roscoe’s Juan Solis won the junior varsity boys division’s 400-meter dash with a time of 1:01.17 at a recent track meet in Hamlin.

Read more in our weekend edition, in print or our e-edition (subscription required).

Sweetwater-Snyder district opener is moved to Snyder

March 20, 2015

The Sweetwater-Snyder district softball opener scheduled for 5 p.m. today has been moved to Snyder. The varsity game will still be held at 5 p.m., with the JV game to immediately follow. Today's games were originally scheduled to be played in Sweetwater but were moved due to the rainy weather that hit this morning.
Sweetwater is 3-2 for this season after defeating Ballinger, 8-5, Monday on a walk-off three-run homer by Abby Garcia in the bottom of the seventh inning.
Snyder is 10-5 overall and ranked No. 13 in the state, but lost 10-8 Tuesday in eight innings to Lubbock Coronado.

‘Stangs sweep twinbill in final district tuneup

March 20, 2015

After losing four of five games at Abilene’s three-day tournament and having all its scheduled games this week affected by weather, Sweetwater’s baseball team got good news Thursday.

Learn more in Friday's e-edition (subscription required) or in print.

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